Works edited, copyedited, and/or proofread by Patrick Merla include:


David Kalstone
Five Temperaments: Elizabeth Bishop, Robert Lowell, James Merrill, Adrienne Rich, John Ashbery Oxford University Press

Simon Karlinsky, editor
Dear Bunny, Dear Volodya: The Correspondence of Vladimir Nabokov and
Edmund Wilson 1940-1971
University of California Press

James Merrill
A Different Person: A Memoir Knopf

Henry Post
The Ultimate Man: The Man's Complete Guide to Looking Great Berkley

Debbie Reynolds
Unsinkable: A Memoir Morrow
Make ’Em Laugh: Short-term Memories of Longtime Friends Morrow

Marjorie Rosen
Popcorn Venus: Women, Movies and the American Dream Coward McCann

Aiden Shaw
My Undoing: Love in the Thick of Sex, Drugs, Pornography, and Prostitution Running Press
Sordid Truths: Selling My Innocence for a Taste of Stardom Alyson

Ed Sikov
On Sunset Boulevard: The Life and Times of Billy Wilder Hyperion

Edmund White
States of Desire: Travels in Gay America Dutton


Anthony Hecht
Selected Poems Knopf

J. D. McClatchy
Mercury Dressing Knopf

James Merrill
The Changing Light at Sandover Knopf
Collected Poems Knopf
Mirabell: Books of Number Atheneum
Scripts for the Pageant Atheneum


Steven-Elliot Altman
Deprivers Ace / Berkley
The Killswitch Review Yard Dog

Greg Herren
Murder in the Garden District: A Chanse MacLeod Mystery Alyson

Wayne Hoffman
Hard Carroll & Graf

Dmitri Nabokov, editor
The Stories of Vladimir Nabokov Knopf

Aiden Shaw
Boundaries Millivres, UK

Edmund White
A Boy's Own Story Dutton
Forgetting Elena Random House
Hotel de Dream Ecco / HarperCollins
Nocturnes for the King of Naples St. Martin's
Skinned Alive: Stories Knopf


Steven-Elliot Altman, editor
The Touch (original horror stories by Altman, Janet Asimov, Tananarive Due,
Janet Harvey, William F. Nolan, Sean Stewart, Harry Turtledove, Dean Whitlock and 15 other writers) ibooks / Simon & Schuster

Richard Canning, editor
Between Men 2 (original stories by Patrick Gale, Andrew Holleran, Alan Hollinghurst,
Kevin Killian, Wayne Koestenbaum, Ethan Mordden, John Weir and 12 other
writers) Alyson

David Kalstone, editor
"American Poetry, 1945" - in The Norton Anthology of American Literature, 2nd ed. Norton

J. D. McClatchy, editor
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry Vintage
The Vintage Book of Contemporary World Poetry Vintage
The Whole Difference: Selected Writings of Hugo von Hofmannsthal (poetry, plays, libretto, fiction, criticism) Princeton University Press

James Merrill
Collected Prose (fiction, criticism, occasional pieces) Knopf

Howard Moss, editor
New York: Poems Avon

Art Catalogs, Legal Guidelines

Richard Amsel: A Retrospective (Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery exhibition catalog)
University of the Arts, Philadelphia

SA8000 2007 (international child labor organization regulations and guidelines) Social Accountability International